Press Releases

  • NLC Releases Performance Management: A Guide for City Leaders

    November 22 2014 6:04 PM ET

    AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cities across the country are looking to make more informed service delivery and budget decisions. Performance management ― the process of consistently reviewing performance data to inform decision-making ― is emerging as a key strategy, and today, during the annual Congress of Cities conference, NLC released Performance Management: A Guide for City Leaders. 

  • When TAG Heuer Makes Jenson Button Dance with Falcons

    November 22 2014 5:38 PM ET

    ABU DHABI, November 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

    JENSON BUTTON, MCLAREN MERCEDES FORMULA 1 DRIVER AND TAG HEUER AMBASSADOR, SHOWCASES AN EXHILARATING SHOW OF FALCONRY AND UNVEILS THE NEW FORMULA 1 WATCH. 

  • Study on Efficacy and Sedation-Related Safety of Flibanserin in Premenopausal Women Released Today at Sexual Medicine Society of North America Meeting

    November 22 2014 4:32 PM ET

    MIAMI, Nov. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New data demonstrates that flibanserin, a novel, non-hormonal medicine being investigated for the most common form of female sexual dysfunction, Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder (HSDD), does not impair next-day cognitive function or driving performance in premenopausal women when taken at bedtime. The data was presented at the Sexual Medicine Society of North America's (SMSNA) 20th Annual Fall Scientific Meeting in Miami.

  • Sprout Pharmaceuticals Presents Phase 1 Clinical Trial Data Showing Treatment With Flibanserin Results In No Next-Day Driving Impairment

    November 22 2014 4:30 PM ET

    RALEIGH, N.C., Nov. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sprout Pharmaceuticals today announced positive preliminary results from a Phase 1 driving study, which demonstrate that women treated with flibanserin up to 200 mg at bedtime had no next-day impairment of driving ability. The data were presented at the 20th Annual Fall Scientific Meeting of the Sexual Medicine Society of North America in Miami.

  • Will Iran Adhere to its Part of a Nuclear Deal?

    November 22 2014 2:23 PM ET

    VANCOUVER, November 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

     

    Dr Behrooz Behbudi's statement on the recent nuclear negotiations involving Iran:

    As on Monday in Geneva Iran's delegation entered talks with world powers to hammer out a lasting nuclear deal ahead of a deadline of 24 November, the commander of Iran's Revolutionary Guard, Brigadier Mohammad Ali Jaffari declared that "despite the incompetence of our nuclear negotiating team, we have managed to humiliate the Americans at the talks as we always face them as our sworn enemy".

  • Media Advisory From The National League Of Cities

    November 22 2014 1:42 PM ET

    AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following statement is attributed to the National League of Cities:

    "As the nation awaits the Grand Jury decision in the Michael Brown case, the National League of Cities urges all communities to remain calm and practice restraint during the emotional days to come.

    "We call on all protesters to remain peaceful as they exercise their right to protest, and request that authorities find the appropriate balance in maintaining order and supporting the exercise of constitutional rights.

  • Bluetooth Speakers Market Worth $7 Billion by 2019

    November 22 2014 1:30 PM ET

    DALLAS, November 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

  • State Of Texas Agrees -- GM Defect, Not Driver, Killed Fiance

    November 22 2014 12:29 PM ET

    CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, Nov. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, at Bob Hilliard's request, the State of Texas through the Van Zandt District Attorney's office agreed to stipulate to the admissibility of all of the evidence Hilliard sought to admit in the Candice Anderson hearing set for Monday, evidence confirming it was GM's defective ignition switch and not Ms. Anderson that caused the fatal accident which killed Gene Erickson, Ms. Anderson's fiance.

  • Senator Schumer National Press Club Newsmaker Tuesday, Nov. 25, 10AM To Diagnose 2014, 2016, & Beyond

    November 22 2014 12:27 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, Nov. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Senate Democratic Policy Chair Charles Schumer (D-NY), a key member of the leadership, will diagnose what went wrong for Democrats in the 2014 election and what they must do to be successful in 2016 and beyond at a National Press Club Newsmaker at 10AM, Tuesday, November 25, in the Zenger Room.  The National Press Club is located at 529 14th St NW, at 14th and F Streets, NW, 13th Floor.

  • Amerlux FINO Ceiling Wins Product Innovation Award from Architectural Products Magazine

    November 22 2014 9:00 AM ET

    OAKLAND, N.J., Nov. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The elegant, gracefully slim FINO Ceiling from Amerlux has received a Product Innovation Award in the Interior Lighting Category, from Architectural Products magazine, according to Amerlux® CEO/President Chuck Campagna. FINO, the first ultra shallow asymmetric indirect lighting fixture, has been re-designed and re-engineered for wall washing from ceiling mounts, supplementing the current FINO Wall Mount which is capable of providing indirect lighting on floors or ceilings for the commercial and hospitality market segments.

  • Adoption Network Law Center Selects Family to Receive Pro Bono Services in Honor of National Adoption Month

    November 22 2014 8:15 AM ET

    LAKE FOREST, Calif., Nov. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Adoption Network Law Center, a California law corporation assisting hopeful Adopting Parents and Birth Mothers nationwide with their adoption plans, will be providing free services to one family in honor of National Adoption Month.

  • Ethylene Oxide Industry (EO) Global and China 2019 - 2020 Market Research and Forecast Reports

    November 22 2014 8:00 AM ET

    DALLAS, November 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

    RnRMarketResearch.com adds China Ethylene Oxide (EO) Industry Report, 2014-2020 and Market Research Report on Global and Chinese Ethylene oxide Industry, 2009-2019 to the organic chemicals industry intelligence collection of its online library.

  • CNN Hero Of The Year Pen Farthing Receives American Dog Rescue Foundation Humanitarian Award At Humane Society Of The United States "To The Rescue! New York" Benefit November 21

    November 22 2014 7:07 AM ET

    NEW YORK, Nov. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pen Farthing, Founder of Nowzad Dog Rescue in Afghanistan and recipient of the 2014 CNN "Hero of the Year Award" received American Dog Rescue Foundation's 2014 Humanitarian Award Friday night while attending the Humane Society of The United States' To the Rescue! New York in New York City, Nov. 21. Proceeds from the event, which was held at Cipriani on 42nd Street, benefit HSUS' ongoing, national animal rescue efforts.

    Farthing has done a vast amount of work reuniting military service members and their animals from across the globe.

  • Iranian Regime has Concealed its Nuclear Military Project at the Center of a Civil Program

    November 22 2014 6:22 AM ET

    BRUSSELS, November 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

     

    The International Committee In Search of Justice (ISJ) disclosed in a press conference in Brussels today (Thursday, Nov 20, 2014) that in the past two decades the Iranian regime has concealed its nuclear military program inside a civil program and has covertly advanced it.

  • Land Drilling Rig Industry 2019 Market Forecasts for Global and Chinese Regions

    November 22 2014 12:30 AM ET

    DALLAS, November 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

  • U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for November 22

    November 22 2014 12:01 AM ET

    WASHINGTON, Nov. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau:

    NATIONAL FARM-CITY WEEK

  • Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Encourages Investors Who Suffered Losses In Excess Of $100,000 Investing In MOL Global, Inc. (MOLG) To Contact The Firm

    November 21 2014 9:15 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Nov. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities law firm, is investigating potential securities fraud at MOL Global, Inc. ("MOL Global" or the "Company") (NasdaqGS: MOLG).

    The investigation focuses on whether the Company and its executives violated federal securities laws by failing to disclose that MOL Global was experiencing significant accounting problems and would be unable to release its financial performance to shareholders.

  • Thrive Foundation Receives Award For Outstanding Grantmaker

    November 21 2014 9:00 PM ET

    PALO ALTO, Calif., Nov. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Thrive Foundation for Youth today received the award for Outstanding Foundation Grant Maker at the 27th Annual Silicon Valley Philanthropy Day. Presented by the Association of Fundraising Professionals Silicon Valley Chapter (AFP SVC) in honor of National Philanthropy day, the award recognizes Thrive for its contributions to the community, along with seven other individuals and organizations who are also receiving awards in various categories for giving back.

  • Former Army Chief of Staff Headlines Event Launching Mental Health Initiative to Help Meet Veteran PTSD/Suicide Crisis

    November 21 2014 7:30 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Nov. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Project Rebirth, Inc., (www.projectrebirth.org) the resilience resource for those who serve Community and Country, announced that former Army Chief of Staff Gen. George W. Casey Jr. (ret.) will be the keynote speaker at the Tuesday, November 25 launch of a major project to help the growing numbers of Veterans grappling with mental health disorders.

  • Netflix To Premiere Globally In March 2015 The New Tina Fey And Robert Carlock Comedy Series Starring Ellie Kemper

    November 21 2014 7:28 PM ET

    First Two Seasons of Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, Universal Television's Series, Moves from NBC to Netflix

    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Nov. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Netflix, the world's leading Internet TV network, has picked up two seasons and will be the exclusive home to Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, the new comedy series from Universal Television from co-creators Tina Fey and Robert Carlock.